Director of Certification and Safety

Bob Krauss joins the Company after completing a 37 year career with the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. An agency of the Federal Department of Transportation, NHTSA promulgates Federal safety standards that apply to every motor vehicle sold in the United States. Mr. Krauss managed a division that was responsible for assuring that present model year vehicles met the performance requirements of all the Federal Motor Vehicle Safety Standards that relate to crashworthiness. This included air bag standards, roof crush and fuel system safety. Mr. Krauss has extensive expertise in automotive testing protocols, rulemaking and vehicle research and development and engineering management.